Tokyo-2020: Armenia’s Simon Martirosyan wins silver in weightlifting

Armenian weightlifter Simon Martirosyan (109kg) won silver at the 32nd summer Olympic Games in Tokyo.

In the snatch event he lifted 190kg and 195kg, but failed to snatch 198kg. The 195kg snatch is an Olympic record. 

In the clean and jerk, Martirosyan failed to lift 228kg and then 238kg.

Martirosyan finished second with a total result of 435 kg.

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